The table below looks at the statistics for Groovy skills in IT jobs advertised for the Oxfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Groovy over the 3 months to 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Groovy
Rank 108 122 111
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -11
Permanent jobs citing Groovy 6 1 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 0.38% 0.060% 0.71%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.68% 0.095% 1.25%
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 13
Average salary £35,000 £62,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-44.00% +56.25%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
Groovy
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Oxfordshire region.

Programming Languages Category
Oxfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
882 1048 1040
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 55.51% 62.75% 56.52%
Number of salaries quoted 743 962 912
Average salary £40,000 £39,250 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.91% +0.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £29,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

Groovy
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Groovy across the Oxfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

Groovy Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

Groovy
Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Groovy across the Oxfordshire region.

Groovy Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

Groovy
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Oxfordshire region citing Groovy also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Groovy.

1 15 (68.18%) Continuous Improvement
2 12 (54.55%) Linux
3 11 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (50.00%) TDD
3 11 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 11 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
4 10 (45.45%) Ruby
4 10 (45.45%) BDD
4 10 (45.45%) Amazon EC2
4 10 (45.45%) Amazon S3
4 10 (45.45%) GitHub
4 10 (45.45%) Sass
4 10 (45.45%) AngularJS
4 10 (45.45%) SQL
4 10 (45.45%) MySQL
4 10 (45.45%) Python
4 10 (45.45%) Opscode Chef
4 10 (45.45%) Padrino
4 10 (45.45%) AWS OpsWorks
5 7 (31.82%) DevOps
5 7 (31.82%) Java
6 6 (27.27%) HTML
6 6 (27.27%) CSS
6 6 (27.27%) MS Excel
6 6 (27.27%) IBM
6 6 (27.27%) Microsoft
6 6 (27.27%) HP
6 6 (27.27%) PostgreSQL
6 6 (27.27%) Scrum
6 6 (27.27%) Sinatra

Groovy
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Oxfordshire region citing Groovy also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Groovy. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (4.55%) Apache
Applications
1 6 (27.27%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 11 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (45.45%) Amazon EC2
2 10 (45.45%) Amazon S3
2 10 (45.45%) GitHub
2 10 (45.45%) AWS OpsWorks
3 5 (22.73%) Boomi
3 5 (22.73%) iPaaS
3 5 (22.73%) SaaS
4 1 (4.55%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (45.45%) MySQL
2 6 (27.27%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (4.55%) NoSQL
3 1 (4.55%) Big Data
3 1 (4.55%) Relational Database
3 1 (4.55%) SQL Server
3 1 (4.55%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (4.55%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 6 (27.27%) JIRA
1 6 (27.27%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (4.55%) Telecoms
1 1 (4.55%) Finance
1 1 (4.55%) Banking
1 1 (4.55%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 11 (50.00%) Developer
2 10 (45.45%) Full Stack Developer
3 6 (27.27%) Applications Support
4 5 (22.73%) Integration Specialist
5 4 (18.18%) Junior
5 4 (18.18%) Junior Developer
6 3 (13.64%) Integration Engineer
6 3 (13.64%) Deployment Engineer
6 3 (13.64%) Software Integration Engineer
6 3 (13.64%) Software Engineer
6 3 (13.64%) Customer Engineer
6 3 (13.64%) Support Engineer
6 3 (13.64%) Software Deployment Engineer
7 1 (4.55%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (45.45%) Sass
1 10 (45.45%) AngularJS
1 10 (45.45%) Padrino
2 6 (27.27%) HTML
2 6 (27.27%) CSS
2 6 (27.27%) Sinatra
3 1 (4.55%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 6 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.55%) Grid Computing
Operating Systems
1 12 (54.55%) Linux
2 6 (27.27%) Windows
3 4 (18.18%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (68.18%) Continuous Improvement
2 11 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (50.00%) TDD
3 10 (45.45%) BDD
4 7 (31.82%) DevOps
5 6 (27.27%) Scrum
5 6 (27.27%) Waterfall
5 6 (27.27%) Software Deployment
6 4 (18.18%) Software Engineering
7 1 (4.55%) Web Analytics
7 1 (4.55%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (4.55%) Data Management
7 1 (4.55%) OO
7 1 (4.55%) OOD
7 1 (4.55%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (4.55%) Customer Intelligence
7 1 (4.55%) Analytics
7 1 (4.55%) Marketing Analytics
Programming Languages
1 11 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 10 (45.45%) SQL
2 10 (45.45%) Python
2 10 (45.45%) Ruby
3 7 (31.82%) Java
4 1 (4.55%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 6 (27.27%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (4.55%) Docker
Systems Management
1 10 (45.45%) Opscode Chef
2 6 (27.27%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (4.55%) Ansible
Vendors
1 6 (27.27%) IBM
1 6 (27.27%) Microsoft
1 6 (27.27%) HP
1 6 (27.27%) Atlassian
2 5 (22.73%) MuleSoft
2 5 (22.73%) Dell
2 5 (22.73%) Informatica
2 5 (22.73%) Salesforce.com